Jobs in Information Technology: June 19, 2019

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week University of Georgia Libraries, ArchivesSpace Project Manager, Athens, GA Cadence Group, Special Projects Librarian, Silver Spring, MD […]

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LITA @ ALA Annual 2019 – Top Technology Trends

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If you’re going to ALA Annual in Washington, DC, don’t miss the latest Top Tech Trends panel. LITA Top Technology TrendsSunday, June 23, 2019, 1:00 – 2:30 PMLocation: Washington Convention Center, 146A LITA’s premier program on trends and advances in technology features an ongoing roundtable discussion by a panel of LITA technology experts and thought […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: June 12, 2019

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week Ramapo Catskill Library System, Executive Director, Middletown, NY Auburn University, Web Services Librarian, Auburn, AL American University […]

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PALNI Investigates the Usability of WorldCAT Discovery

OCLC’s WorldCat Discovery is widely used in academic libraries as a discovery layer, a search tool that attempts to offer the user a comprehensive picture of the library resources available for any given keyword(s).  As more and more of the library seems to exist online, a sometimes loosely connected congeries of third-party databases and tools, […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: June 5, 2019

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week Harvard University, Data Services Librarian, Cambridge, MA Rice University, Fondren Library, Metadata Analyst, Houston, TX Marquette University […]

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Going to ALA Annual? Check out the LITA ALA Annual Precons

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Active and Engaging If you’re attending the 2019 ALA Annual Conference, join us for one of our practical workshops and check out all the LITA programming at Annual including the thought-provoking LITA President’s Program. AvramCampFriday June 21, 2019, 9:00 am – 4:00pmFacilitators: Sara Margaret Rizzo, Systems Librarian, Monmouth University Library Aisha Conner-Gaten. Instructional Design Librarian, Loyola Marymount University Anne Slaughter, Director […]

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Creating an InterDisciplinary Space @ Your Library – a LITA webinar

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Creating an InterDisciplinary Space @ Your Library In this 60-minute webinar, you’ll learn how Missouri State University’s Meyer Library developed and implemented an interdisciplinary space and how you can use this case study as a guideline to create your own. Presenter: Jessica Bennett, Instruction and E Learning Librarian at Missouri State UniversityTuesday June 11, 2019, Noon – […]

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Jobs in Information Technology: May 29, 2019

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New vacancy listings are posted weekly on Wednesday at approximately 12 noon Central Time. They appear under New This Week and under the appropriate regional listing. Postings remain on the LITA Job Site for a minimum of four weeks. New This Week San Jose State University, Director of User Experience and Innovation, San Jose, CA Visit the LITA Job Site for […]

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LITA Education Call for Proposals, 2019 – 2020

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What library technology topics are you passionate about? Have something you can help others learn? LITA invites you to share your expertise with a national audience! Our courses and webinars are based on topics of interest to library technology workers and technology managers at all levels in all types of libraries. Taught by experts, they […]

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Interview with LITA Twitter chat panelist Thomas San Filippo

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The LITA Twitter chat on May 31 (1pm Eastern/12pm Central) will feature two projects and four panelists. In this post, we feature panelist Thomas San Filippo (@WallaceLibrary) from Wheaton College, who will participate along with his colleagues, Kate Boylan, and Mark LeBlanc. They will talk about their project to expand the use of JSTOR Forum […]

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